Definitions for quercus

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Quercus, genus Quercus(noun)

    oaks

Webster Dictionary

  1. Quercus(noun)

    a genus of trees constituted by the oak. See Oak

  2. Origin: [L., an oak.]

Freebase

  1. Quercus

    Quercus - Associação Nacional de Conservação da Natureza is a Portuguese environmental organization founded in 1985. The name Quercus is used because the Oak is one of the species that is characteristic from this country and that nowadays is more rare. It is headquartered in the Monsanto Forest Park, in Lisbon. On their website, Quercus declares itself to be a non-profit national environment organization, independent from political parties.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Quercus

    A plant genus of the family FAGACEAE that is a source of TANNINS. Do not confuse with Holly (ILEX).

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